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Endgame 1758: The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade

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Endgame 1758: The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade - Johnston, A J B
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The story of what happened at the colonial fortified town of Louisbourg between 1749 and 1758 is one of the great dramas of the history of Canada, indeed North America. The French stronghold on Cape Breton Island, strategically situated near the entrance to the Gulf of St. Lawrence, was from soon after its founding a major possession in the quest for empire. The dramatic military and social history of this short-lived and significant fortress, seaport, and community, and the citizens who made it their home, are woven ...

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Endgame 1758: The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade 2008, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803260092

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Endgame 1758: The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade 2007, Cape Breton University Press

ISBN-13: 9781897009208

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